Greene County News
GREENE COUNTY — Libraries around Greene County have a variety of the programs planned for September. The following is a listing of just some of the planned programs. Some programs require registration. For a complete schedule of activities, stop by your local library or log on to the library website at www.greenelibrary.info.
The Yellow Springs Community Library, 415 Xenia Ave. To register or to learn more information call 937-352-4003.
Preschool Story Time, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30.
Friday Afternoon Movie: The Princess Bride for ages 10-18, 3-4:45 p.m. Friday, Sept. 2. A storybook stable boy turns pirate and rescues his beloved, kidnapped by a prince. Popcorn provided.
Art in the Library for school children, 3-4 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 6. Be creative after school with Ms. Janet! Snacks provided.
Baby Song & Rhyme Time, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 7, 14, 21, 28.
Read to the Dogs! 3-4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 8. Read to and visit with our four legged friends and their people.
Yellow Springs Mystery Book Club for adults, 12:30-1:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 8. Discuss The Ice Queen by Nele Heuhaus. This book is mystery about revenge, power and secrets.
Grilling with Mariano Rios from La Pampa Grill adult, 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10. Taste traditional Argentinian cuisine. Mariano and friends will share their passion for simple cooking. Registration required.
One on One Tech Tutoring for adults, 11 a.m.- 12 p.m. Monday, Sept. 12 and Thursday, Sept. 22. Register for a one-on-one tech tutoring session with a librarian. Registration required.
Roald Dahl Day! for ages 6 and up, 3-4 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 13. We’re celebrating Roald Dahl’s 100th Birthday. Come in after school for treats, crafts and games!
Altered Book Project with Sarah Strong for adults,10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17. Transform an old book into a family heirloom. Bring photos, family artwork, poems, notes, etc. Use buttons, papers, stamps, pens, wash, glues, brushes and much more to create a family treasure. Registration required.
Rube Goldberg: Do it yourself for age 10 and up, 2-3:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17. Rube Goldberg machinesóan apparatus made from household items that is overly complicated. Build your own or work with others. Snacks provided.
After School Movie: The Cat from Outer Space, 3-4:45 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 20. Come in after school for comic relief with Disney’s 1978 film. Popcorn provided.
Kids Clay with the John Bryan Pottery Co-op, 3-4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 21. Kids will see a demonstration and have a chance to make a small simple pot on the potter’s wheel. Registration required.
Brenda Sandman-Stover presents Healthy Meals for Busy Families, 1-2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24. Learn strategies to quickly prepare nutritious and appetizing meals that will satisfy your family. Registration required.
Origami Yoda Club for ages 7 and up, 3-4 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 27. Love this series? Come hear a chapter read aloud, fold a simple Yoda and do other activities inspired by Tom Angleberger’s series.